• Serverless feedback form

    Nice thing about holidays is there is more than usual spare time to tinker with things. I've been thinking adding a feedback form for this blog but that would require a backend to process the form. Running a server for such a small thing doesn't really make any sense especially when all other content is static.
  • AWS re:Invent 2019, Part2

    I was expecting the usual set of service and feature announcements in Wernel Vogels Thursday keynote, but instead he did focus on what is happening behind the scenes of AWS. So instead of analyzing Werner's keynote, I picked 2 announcements from Wednesday that didn't make to keynotes but are worthy of attention because how these will simplify building APIs and distributed applications.
  • AWS re:Invent 2019, Part1

    ML/AI was definetely the topic of Andy Jassy's re:Invent Tuesday keynote. Another are of major investments was service proximity to customers and end-users. With that it was only natural there were also some new networking features to help building multi-region connectivity.
  • Scanning ECR images on push

    Or how to expand Cloudformation coverage with custom resources.
  • S3 Data Loss Prevention with Encryption

    S3 server-side encryption can help you to tick the checkbox "☑ Yes, I have encrypted my data at rest" but it can also help in solving real-life challenges and prevent data leaks. Write-only S3 bucket is one such pattern you can implement with encryption, key management and multiple AWS accounts.